In January of 2012 Jeep once again stepped up to the plate and sponsored ESPN’s Winter X games. And seeing has how it was the tenth time the iconic automaker has sponsored the event they upped their game and wowed the crowds.
I came across this great little article about the 1969 XJ001 Prototype Jeep and just had to share it with you all! The article is written by Zach Bowman from the AutoBlog.com.
Jeep XJ001 Prototype makes us want to grow a mustache, wear jean cut-offs
by Zach Bowman
Maybe you heard the news already that the Center for Auto Safety (CFAS) is petitioning to persuade the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to recall the 1993-2004 models of the Grand Cherokees because of an alleged potential fuel tank fire danger. The CFAS findings after researching crashes were these modeled year Grand Cherokees were involved was that 172 crashes fatal fire crashes resulted in 254 deaths between the years of 1992 to 2008 with 44 of those crashes that resulted in 64 of those deaths most harmful event that led to the deaths – fire.